The WiFi version of the BlackBerry PlayBook has already received its update to OS 2.1, and today the 4G/LTE PlayBook is getting its update. The OS for the 4G/LTE version of the PlayBook has been updated to 188.8.131.528 and includes many of the same features and fixes that we saw on the WiFi version.
If you are like me you are always looking for a way to stream Netflix, personal media and more to your PlayBook, well look no further Plex, Inc. has released Plex for the BlackBerry PlayBook! Plex delivers the best video, music and photo experience that connects you to any online or personal content–including movies, TV […]
CNET had the chance to sit down for a little Q&A with Research In Motion’s CEO, Thorsten Heins on BlackBerry 10. CNET asked some great questions on BlackBerry 10, my favorite question was: How are you going to leverage BlackBerry 10 apart from smartphones, then? Is it with QNX? Are we going to see another […]
Spotify has launched a beta version of their web based radio player. And it already works on the Playbook. When the Blackberry 10 devices launch, it will work on those too.
The BlackBerry PlayBook 3G has received a 48MB OS update yo bring it to OS 184.108.40.2062. This update supports Flash 10.3 and updates to Adobe Air to support developers. If you have a 3G BlackBerry PlayBook an notice anything different please feel free to let us know in the comments.
RIM has truly taken the developing world by storm. And Africa, in particular South Africa is a budding example of this. While RIM is still #3 everywhere in the world, they maintains a stronghold in Africa due to many factors highlighted in a recent article by The Globe and Mail. Of those include BBM as […]
I bought 300$ worth of shares in RIMM back when stock was below 6 dollars. Today it’s floating with just under 9 dollars. And it’s been up in the low 9s recently. Which for me means even without BlackBerry 10 I’ve nearly doubled my investment. And when BB10 does release I can bet my investment […]
Umbrlla is a Tumblr app that is currently available for BlackBerry smartphones, PlayBook and BlackBerry 10 devices! Umbrlla has just received an update to version 0.9.2, this update addresses major bugs as well as improvments to the app itself. Umbrlla lets you navigate through the majority if Tumblr features.
During IFA RIM showed off the PlayBook 3G+ but did not give a specific launch date for the device. Today you can go to the BlackBerry UK sight and see the device listed as avialable thru Misco UK and Insight UK.
Rene Ritchie @reneritchie, has written up an interesting piece about Playbook in regards to current competition offerings and pricing. While he may be Editor-in-Chief of iMore his views are very impartial. He doesn’t say the PlayBook is a better deal than the iPad Mini, but he does offer his opinion in regards to the value propositions of both devices and he […]
Thorsten Heins is a great CEO. He’s already made dramatic changes in regards to streamlining RIM from management down to manufacturing. But the real testament to Heins brilliance in this “transitionary” period, is the choice to forge ahead with BB10 instead of offering up BlackBerry handsets to Windows Phone 8 or whatever the latest build of […]
Get a sneak preview of the new game FlyCraft being built specifically for the BlackBerry Playbook! Built in under 1 month! If you’ve never heard of FlyCraft read about it from the developer “I would like to announce the release of a new game called “FlyCraft” by the end of the month. After the warm welcome that […]
Research In Motion has released a small update to the PlayBook OS, This update takes us to version 220.127.116.118. This is a very tiny update (79MB) at this time there is no changelog available to us so one could assume that this update is for minor bug fixes and nothing more.. So grab your PlayBook […]
RIM has announced that the Playbook now supports EPUB DRM (Digital Rights Management. In the future there may be an e reader app and it will be able to read epub documents. Adobe® Reader Mobile SDK is a software development kit (SDK) enabling mobile device and software developers to embed PDF and eBook support into […]
RIM has had their nose to the proverbial grinding stone as of late to get everything in place with the release of BB10 on the horizon. RIM is making sure that the app catalog is chock full of different options that will appeal to the various users out there. In the mean time GameResort has […]
According to a recently leaked document Research In Motion’s BlackBerry PlayBook is set to receive an OS updated to OS 2.1 tomorrow! This update will bring lots of new features and fixes to the PlayBook including BlackBerry Bridge will now support viewing SMS messages on the PlayBook. Hit the break for the full change log!
With all of the buzz surrounding BlackBerry Jam Americas Research In Motion has released an OS update to the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha! OS 10.0.9 Bundle 44 can be downloaded via BlackBerry Desktop Software. I was told that this update bring core applications including Contacts, Calendar,etc..
Mobile Link Check out the latest advancements with BlackBerry Flow on the new BlackBerry 10 platform in this exclusive demo with the RIM product team. In the new BlackBerry Hub, you can check in on conversations or cycle between apps seamlessly.
BlackBerry Handheld Software v18.104.22.1686 (Multilanguage) Package Version: 22.214.171.1246 Consisting of: Applications: 126.96.36.1994 Software Platform: 188.8.131.52 File name: 9360M_PBr7.1.0_rel1996_PL184.108.40.206_A220.127.116.114_AT_T.exe File size: 232.64MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.